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Reverend Matthew Farr Named Baylor School Chaplain

  • 2/20/2024

Following a national search, Baylor School has named Rev. Matthew Farr ’03 the school’s new chaplain. “What excites me most about this opportunity to return to my alma mater is that as Baylor's chaplain, I am entrusted with the care and keeping of the spiritual well-being of all who live, learn, and work together in this special place,” said Mr. Farr. “It is the honor of a lifetime to be invited to return as Baylor's next chaplain. Since 2018, Mr. Farr has served as the school chaplain for The Episcopal School of Knoxville, a coeducational school for children in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade. In addition to his role as Chaplain, Farr plans and teaches weekly religion classes ... (click for more)

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Baylor School has named Rev. Matthew Farr ’03 the school’s new chaplain
Baylor School has named Rev. Matthew Farr ’03 the school’s new chaplain

State Board Releases 2023 Charter School Authorizer Evaluation Outcomes Showing Improvements And Growth

  • 2/20/2024

During its quarterly meeting last Friday, the State Board of Education released outcomes for the 2023 charter school authorizer evaluations. Officials said, "These bi-annual evaluations are designed to ensure the effective operation of all authorizers and assess authorizer quality. "The State Board was charged with conducting periodic ... (click for more)

Lantern Alzheimer’s Center Of Excellence Of East Hamilton To Expand Morning Pointe Footprint; Groundbreaking March 22

  • 2/20/2024

Morning Pointe Senior Living will break ground on the new The Lantern at Morning Pointe Alzheimer’s Center of Excellence at East Hamilton on Friday, March 22 at 11:30 a.m. The event will take place at the property at 1775 Generations Way in Ooltewah, next door to the current Morning Pointe of East Hamilton Assisted Living and Memory Care. ... (click for more)

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StoryPoint Chattanooga Is A Winner For 2024 Best of Senior Living Award
StoryPoint Chattanooga Is A Winner For 2024 Best of Senior Living Award
  • Living Well
  • 2/20/2024

StoryPoint Chattanooga, a StoryPoint Group community, was recognized with A Place for Mom Best of Senior Living Award of 2024. A total of 91 StoryPoint Group communities received ... more

Change Isn't Always For The Better
  • 2/20/2024

It was sad to see the Sivley/Shearer home torn down in the Mountain Creek Valley. I did enjoy the article written by John Shearer about the history of the home and valley. I was raised up there along with my three brothers on our father and mother's farm. A lot of work but a lot of fun and good memories. Our home place is now an apartment complex. Across the road where our barns, pastures and livestock were is now Reb Bank Elementary School. The Moses home John referred to is now ... more

Vols Stage Comeback In 5-Point Win At Missouri
  • 2/20/2024

Facing a seven-point deficit with under 16 minutes to play Tuesday night at Missouri, the University of Tennessee men's basketball team stormed back to claim a 72-67 road victory. Sophomore forward Tobe Awaka posted a career-high 18 points and a co-game-best 10 rebounds for fifth-ranked Tennessee (20-6, 10-3 SEC), while fifth-year guard Dalton Knecht scored 15 points after the break, to go along with a season-best 10 rebounds. Jonas Aidoo had 14 points and Zakai Zeigler 10. The ... more

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